Name: Elizabeth Rawlins
Death: AFT 1515
Change Date: 13 APR 2009
Nicholas Shelton?s second wife was Elizabeth Rawlins (said by Pam Shelton-Anderson to be the daughter of Richard Rawlins, mercer: http://archiver.rootsweb.com/th/read/SHELTON/2006-01/1137301747). She bore Nicholas at least three sons, and afterwards married Sir Humphrey Brown (d 1562), sometime Justice of the Common Pleas.
Julian son of Nicholas Shelton, named in her father's will, 1515; married Richard Rawlins, mercer (PRO C 1/386/57, 392/11-14) and therefore Julian was presumably the daughter of Nicholas's first marriage.
A Richard Rawlins was warden of the Mercers from 1509 to 1521.
Jerome Shelton?s father, Nicholas Shelton, was a younger member of this prominent Norfolk... including Jerome, came from his second marriage to Elizabeth Rawlins, ...
(Guildhall studies in London history?. 1979. Page 33.)
Father: Richard Rawlins
Humphrey Brown b: 1522 in Cheshire?
- Text: Guildhall studies in London history
Published by Guildhall Library, 1979
Item notes: v. 4